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Living for more than 25 years in Jakarta, I could say that I have tried almost all types of public transportations in Jakarta. From the most convenient one like taxis or TransJakarta that will make you feel like you are packed like fishes in sardines can if you take it during the rush hour, those green-white Kopaja and orange-blue Metro Mini which drivers may think they have the talent of Michael Schumacher and treat the roads like their race arena (somehow they manage to get you to your destinations in one piece, though, so not to worry), bajaj that will keep you shake during the trip, mikrolet for short distance or ojek (the latter one is my most favourite one to beat the traffic). 724 more words


Film review: Terror by Night (1946)

Director: Roy William Neill. Writer: Frank Gruber, based on the characters by Arthur Conan Doyle. Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Alan Mowbray, Dennis Hoey, Renee Godfrey, Frederick Worlock, Mary Forbes, Skelton Knaggs, Billy Bevan, Harry Cording. 529 more words


Some older flicks...

..that’s on the menu today ;)


Is Suicide a Dirty Word?


Before we even begin to argue this corner I want to make it clear that I am not in danger of committing suicide, a ‘volatile’ state or in need of institutionalising. 1,335 more words